Posts in Fly Fishing North Island

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Floating like a cork with an uber buggy silhouette, this new pocket pouncer from the Manic Fly Collection is sure to make a few fast water snouts appear. The Wicked Wulff is a full on floater that is designed to be seen, by both the angler, and the prey..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/14/2018
Team Tuesday - Ben & Connor's quick hit out

Team Tuesday - Ben & Connor's quick hit out

Manic's operations, logistics and warehousing dream team, Ben and Connor snuck off to a central north island favourite for a quick car camping hit out last weekend..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/11/2018
Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Not a fan of edge water dries that ride high on the surface? Chances are, that trout isn’t either..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/07/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

When you buy someone a Scott Meridian saltwater fly rod for Christmas you're not just getting them a beautiful fly fishing tool, you're also giving them the gift of a lifetime of experiences..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/06/2018
Win Stuff Wednesday - Two down, one to go...

Win Stuff Wednesday - Two down, one to go...

And we have our second winner, congrats Dan Root! Flies will be on their way today..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/05/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #4 - Simms Kids Tributary Waders

Christmas Countdown Day #4 - Simms Kids Tributary Waders

No longer do they have to swim in Dad's stinky old hand-me-downs with the drowning potential at an all time high, give them the gift of a durable pair of perfectly fitting waders for Christmas..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/04/2018
Team Tuesday - Rene & Yoshi battle Hauraki Hoodlums

Team Tuesday - Rene & Yoshi battle Hauraki Hoodlums

Last Thursday seemed to be one of the few weather windows for getting out into the harbour and chasing some kings so Manic's bossman Rene and Yoshi from Hunting & Fishing New Zealand, North Shore seized the day and made the most of it!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/04/2018
King Tide Salt Fly Rattle Popper

King Tide Salt Fly Rattle Popper

Most people like a little action on top every now and then and this fly is no different. Engineered to excite even the fussiest of fish it makes for great visual fishing and aggressive topwater eats..... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 12/03/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #2 - C&F Fly Boxes

Christmas Countdown Day #2 - C&F Fly Boxes

One can never have too many fly boxes, so thankfully C&F have got your back with a box for all and any occasion (Christmas in this case)..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/02/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #1 -  Primal Mega Saltwater Fly Rods

Christmas Countdown Day #1 - Primal Mega Saltwater Fly Rods

So you've been doing a bit of saltwater fly on the side and that entry level set has served you well but you're thinking of upgrading to something a bit nicer without breaking the bank?.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/01/2018